Please email me and we'll set up a time to talk. 


AARP FREE WEBINAR, "“Joy Unleashed: Lessons a Dog Taught an Unemployed Baby Boomer". You might not be able to teach an old dog new tricks but, if you’re a job seeker, you might be surprised what lessons you can learn from a puppy! Don’t miss our free webinar. Register & attend and you’ll get a free e-book from Career Coach Jean Baur:​

SE CT Senior Network, May 10, 2017, 8-9:30AM, Crescent Point, Niantic, CT. Bella will be with me as I talk about "How Therapy Dogs Help Senior Staff and Residents." 415 Main Street. For information and to RSVP, email 

Waterford Public Library, June 3, 2017, 2-3:30PM, Waterford, CT. Please join Bella and me for a talk about my book, "Joy Unleashed:  The Story of Bella, the Unlikely Therapy Dog," and for a book signing after. Free and open to the public. For info call:  860-444-5805. Library is at 49 Rope Ferry Road. 

Southern CT State University, July 31, 2017, 11-12, New Haven, CT. Jean and Bella will be speaking to a class on healing, education, laughter and play. 

CT Author's Trail, Stonington Public Library, August 17, 2017, 5:30 PM, Stonington, CT. Get your passport stamped as part of this state-wide program and hear Jean speak about her book. Bella will be there and loves treats. Free and open to the public. Call 860-535-0658.​​

Milford Hospital Auxilary, September 16, 2917, 11-12, New Milford, CT. Jean will speak about her book, and why volunteering is a wonderful way to connect and give back. Bella will be there, too. 

Westerly College Club, March 7, 2018, noon, Westerly, RI. Join Jean and Bella for a talk about the book, Q&A, and to purchase a signed copy of "Joy Unleashed."



Fisher's Island Public School, NY, March 31, 2017.

Stonington High School, March 22, 2017, 9:30-10:45AM, Stonington, CT

Old Lyme Book Club, March 23, 2017, Old Lyme, CT. 

Welles-Turner Memorial Library, February 5, 2017, 2-3PM, Glastonbury, CT.

Ridgewood Public Library, Ridgewood, NJ, January 30, 2017, 7PM

Elm Street Books, New Canaan, CT, December 31, 12-2PM. 

The Elms, Westerly, RI, December 10, 2016, 11-12PM.

Bank Square Books, Mystic, CT, Sunday, Dec. 4, 1-3PM, 

Stonington Farmers Market, Stonington, CT, December 3, 10-1PM

Newtown Bookstop, Newtown, PA, November 19, 2016, 2PM.

Guilford Public LIbrary, Nov. 9, 2016, 7PM.

​Groton Public Library's Annual Authors' Festival, November 5, 2016, 12-3PM.

Academy Point, Mystic, CT. September 10, 4-5PM

Savoy Bookstore, Westerly, RI, September 14, 6PM.

Mystic-Noank Library, Mystic, CT, September  20, 7PM.

Connecticut College, October 7, 11-12PM.

Stonington Free Library, October 20, 2016, 5PM.



Take a look at the new article about Bella in The New London Day:


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